ARK Sea Foods Limited MD Amin Ullah elected for BFFEA president

Amin Ullah, the managing director of the ARK Sea Foods Limited, has been elected as the president of Bangladesh Frozen Foods Exporters...

PRAN fetched export orders worth $3.5m in Gulfood Fair 2021

PRAN, the country's leading conglomerate has fetched export orders worth $3.5 million from various organisations of 76 countries in the Gulfood fair....

Poor recovery of sugar due to detained harvest and crushing

This year, even after having crushed 75 per cent of canes, public sugar mills are facing the worst phase so far as...

The IPO subscription of Index Agro began

Index Agro Industries Limited, a poultry and fish feed manufacturer, began its IPO subscription journey on 22nd February (Monday). General investors are...

Bangladesh sets sights on coffee production as cultivation gains momentum

Supported by a surge in interest in coffee farming that had a modest beginning in the Chattogram Hill Tracts back in the...

White tea: pioneer of new business opportunities

White tea is hardly heard of as a tea beverage in Bangladesh. Nowadays, the popularity of white tea is increasing because of...

BB’s special agro-refinancing scheme reached 67 pc of the target

The latest Bangladesh Bank data showed that participating 43 scheduled banks have distributed Tk 3,350.68 crore to 1,43,747 farmers at 4 per cent....

India’s Mahindra interested to establish agro-machinery assembling plant in Bangladesh

Indian Agro-machineries manufacturing company Mahindra and Mahindra Limited is going to set up an agro-machinery assembling plant in Bangladesh, informed the company’s...

29 private companies get the nod to import 330,000 tonnes of rice

The government has decided to allow 29 private companies to import 330,000 tonnes of rice to ensure the supply in the local...

Jute and Textile workers set demand to modernize and reopen the state-own mills

Jute -yarn and textile Workers Employees Sangram Parishad urged the government to modernize the state-owned jute mills, reopen seven jute mills and...

Govt decides to reimpose 5pc import duty on onions

The government has decided to reimpose 5pc duty on onion import to protect the interests of local growers as India has lifted...

Cotton import increases amid the Covid-19 pandemic

Cotton import of Bangladesh grew by about 9 per cent to 7.5 million bales in the 2019-20 marketing year (MY), which begins...

Acme Pesticides applies to BSEC to raise Tk30 crore through IPO

Acme Pesticides Limited has recently applied to the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) to raise Tk30 crore from the stock market...

Govt to import another 50,000 MT of rice from India and 25,000 MT of...

The Bangladesh government will import 50,000 tonnes of parboiled non-Basmati rice from India at a cost of more than Tk171 crore.

BARI inaugurates the coffee & cashew nut processing lab

A coffee and cashew nut processing lab was inaugurated at the research factory of the Farm Machinery and Post-harvest Process Engineering Division...

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Bank Asia re-elects A Rouf Chowdhury as its chairman

Bank Asia has re-elected A Rouf Chowdhury as chairman of Bank Asia at the 453rd meeting of its Board of Directors.

Gazi Golam Ashria became the new chairman of Jamuna Bank

Gazi Golam Ashria has been elected as the chairman of the board of directors of Jamuna Bank Limited for a timeframe of...

Stocks continue to struggle as profit booking goes on

Stocks closed lower on May 3 (Monday) as the profit-booking tendency continues to prevail among the investors after the 3-day streak of...

After 7 years of its launch, the number of agent banking accounts reach the...

The amount of accounts in agent banking in the nation reached the 1 crore mark in January 2021, after 7 years of...

Govt plans utilizing a large amount of aid for development projects

The government plans to utilize foreign aid worth Tk 88,024 crore for development projects in the next fiscal year. The amount is...

Uttara Group managing director to be felicitated by Japan

Chairman and managing director of Uttara Group, Matiur Rahman, is set to receive an award from Japan for his contribution in promoting...

Sea levels rising induced coastal migration could affect 1.3 million Bangladeshis by 2050: study

A recent study published by the American Geophysical Union – an international scientific group apprehended that there could be a triggered wave...

Credit growth of the private sector declines again in March

The credit growth of the private sector has returned to the downward trend in March after a slight recovery in April as...